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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Gretchen Haskin writings
    Dates: undated
    Collection Number: 92040
    Creator: Haskin, Gretchen.
    Collection Size: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Study, entitled "Rescuing the Czar," relating to the publication in 1920 of a fabricated account by William Rutledge McGarry and Georgii Sergeevich Romanovskii, purporting to describe the secret rescue of Tsar Nicholas II and his family from captivity; and study, entitled "Cause Celebre," relating to the desertion in 1919 of Private Anton Karachun from the American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia and his subsequent court-martial.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: In English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Gretchen Haskin writings, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1992.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    American writer.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Study, entitled "Rescuing the Czar," relating to the publication in 1920 of a fabricated account by William Rutledge McGarry and Georgii Sergeevich Romanovskii, purporting to describe the secret rescue of Tsar Nicholas II and his family from captivity; and study, entitled "Cause Celebre," relating to the desertion in 1919 of Private Anton Karachun from the American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia and his subsequent court-martial.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Romanov, House of--Fiction.
    Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia, 1868-1918--Fiction.
    McGarry, William Rutledge, 1872-1942.
    Romanovskii, Georgii Sergeevich, 1883-1933.
    Karachun, Anton.
    United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
    Literary forgeries and mystifications.
    Desertions, Military--United States.
    Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921 Fiction.
    Soviet Union--History--Allied intervention, 1918-1920.
    Siberia (Russia)--History--Revolution, 1917-1921.